Several Maryland candy makers, including Goetze's Candy, Mary Sue Candy, Wockenfuss Homemade Candies and H&S Bakery, are urging Congress to reform sugar subsidies as part of the farm bill currently under consideration. Without reform, writes the group, "more than 600,000 American manufacturing jobs supported by sugar-using manufacturers" will be at risk, including more than 8,500 jobs in Maryland alone.

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